The Institute

Therapeutic Sound and Sayonic Music ™

Our mission is to produce our clients with emotional and physical health using trademarked / researched  harmonically rich sound. By introducing “healing sounds” within a field of “advanced harmonics” the body is receptive to receiving which can eliminate disruption. Therapeutic Sound and Wellness applies Sayonic Sound as an underpinning to all of our healing modalities to deepen the re-tuning through energetics and alignment.

Services offered at Therapeutic Sound and Wellness include: All healing/movement modalities set to the healing sounds of Sayonic Music ™

Drop-in and private voice lessons | Voice over training | Subtle movement (Moving Lymph/Fluid) | Speech and performance mentoring | Finding your core voice/Connecting to God-self | Private and semi-private yoga instruction | Life coaching and energy healing | Group and individual sound healing sessions and training | Musical tone balancing | Weekly group sound baths | Therapeutic sound training supporting healthcare practitioners (including dentistry)

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The Practitioners

Kate Hart | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness | Berkley, MI

Kate Hart

Multi Grammy nominated, Kate began singing the Blues in 1968. In 1972 she recorded the single “Syncopated Love” for Stag Records. Hart headed West, eventually ending up in the Northwest where she would form the acclaimed all-star revue Seattle Women in 1985. By that time she was being acknowledged with a number of awards and in 1990 released her Grammy-nominated debut solo album, “Tonight I Want It All.” In 2000 she released the appropriately-titled “Queen of the Night” to positive reviews along with the double Grammy-nominated rock album “Lucy Mongrel” featuring her alter ego. Hart returned home to Detroit in 2002 where she once again, quickly established herself and convened the award-winning group Detroit Women, garnering 26 Detroit Music Awards along with her group and solo work being realized as two of the artists, who have most influenced the Detroit music/scene in the last 100 years.

Along with music being a huge part of her life, Kate’s journey on the path of spirituality, began when she was ten, the year being 1961. Kate didn’t get back to actively pursuing alternative matters until 1989. While still touring and garnering awards for her recordings and live performances, Kate began to teach voice, voice over instruction, connecting to core voice and more. Kate quickly saw what a difference it made to all ages to connect to their core voice. Shifts in confidence and health were more typical than not which lead to a natural progression into working with sound as a therapeutic modality. Combined with her studies of ancient cultures and writings, Kate discovered frequencies that are related to deep alignment. She has taken not only these frequencies, but much more, leading to her music being researched. The unique process is now trademarked being and called “Sayonic Music” ™. Kate’s music is currently being used by individuals, massage therapists, nurses, dentists, naturopaths, cranial sacral therapists and more.

Patricia Scott

I am a Martha Beck certified life coach who helps people unlearn their chronic pain conditions such as fibromyalgia, IBS, migraine headaches, as well as others. I teach Dr. Howard Schubiner’s Unlearn Your Pain program to individual clients and small groups. I am also a yoga RYT 200 instructor, a Nia Technique Black Belt instructor, a Holy Fire Reiki Master and do Sound Therapy with Kate Hart’s music. Every modality I practice is in service to helping people live in their bodies joyfully and without pain.

After suffering with fibromyalgia for 12 years and leaving my job as a public school teacher due to the unrelenting pain, I became aware that having a peaceful body and mind is critical to a fulfilling life. As I dedicated myself to healing my own being, I discovered that I could help others heal as well.

My practice includes a unique combination of coaching, movement and energetic therapies—thus addressing the complete person—body, mind and emotions.

What I can assist you with:

  • Chronic pain conditions
  • Anxiety
  • Uncovering limiting beliefs that keep you ‘stuck’
  • Goal achievement—becoming your best self

I look forward to serving you!

Patricia Scott | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness | Berkley, MI

For information on pricing, programming and up-coming events, see my website at or call 248-862-6400 or email

Gretchen Snell | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness | Berkley, MI

Gretchen Weger Snell – Researcher and Practitioner

Since 1989, Gretchen Weger Snell, has been teaching clients how to build their health, energy and vitality using natural therapeutics. From infancy to elderly, at any level of illness or disease, homeopathy and natural medicines can improve and restore overall health. In her practice, she teaches, coaches and challenges her clients to take charge of their own internal healing power. From a homeopathic perspective, illness and disease represent an imbalance in the body’s vital force. Symptoms provide a road map to identify any impedance in the natural flow of energy. Whether on a physical, mental, emotional or spiritual level, the imbalance will always register in the electromagnetic, or bioenergetic field. Imbalances in the bioenergy can be detected and the effects monitored during treatment to observe the progression of healing. Because imbalances initiate in the energy field, many times potential problems can be detected and removed prior to developing more serious diseases.

Homeopathy and Natural Therapeutics (Herbs, Nutraceuticals and Homotoxicological remedies) are utilized to successfully remove blocks in the physical, mental and emotional and energetic bodies thus restoring balance and free flow to the body’s vital force. A balanced body, mind and energy field is capable of self-repair from damage and toxic influences. A Comprehensive Health Analysis comprises ElectroDermal Analysis, Iridology and Classical Homeopathic Interview. Modalities and treatments include: Homeopathy and Homotoxicology, Herbs and Botanical Therapeutics, Nutrition, Physiological Regulating Medicine, Acupressure and Auricular Pain Management, Soft Laser Therapy, Stress Management, Bach Flower Remedies and Counseling.

Homeopathy, a proven system of medicine for over 200 years, is practiced widely throughout the world. It works by stimulating the body’s natural defenses rather than suppressing symptoms. Natural remedies are used which are non-toxic and do not cause side effects. Homeopathy’s foundation is built upon a complete system of laws, philosophy, theories and practice.

Gretchen Weger Snell is a graduate of the Institute of Natural Health Sciences and the University of Michigan.

Education and certifications include:

  • Master of Science Degree – Homeopathy & Natural Health Science
    • Institute of Natural Health Sciences (INHS), a Michigan state-licensed school for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine.
  • Diplomat of Homeopathy (INHS)
  • Bioenergetics Certification (INHS)
  • Midwest Academy for the Healing Arts
    • Integra Practitioner I & II
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
    • University of Michigan
  • Faculty advisor and instructor at the Institute of Natural Health Sciences
  • Member of the Scientific and Medical Network

Additionally, she is a faculty advisor and an instructor at the Institute of Natural Health Sciences. Natural Path Consulting is located at 2185 South Milford Road.

Hannah Grimm – Massage/Cranial Sacral

From a very young age, Hannah felt a purpose to help others. Having attended Irene’s Myomassology she has been a massage therapist for 8 years along with Craniosacral Therapy. In 2013, with 200 hours of yoga teacher training from Sattva Yoga center in Dearborn she began as a yoga instructor. She is currently attending college to study Physical Therapy.

Mission Statement: “Before and even during the training in both professions that I do now; I noticed how much it molded me, by becoming a more mindful and a grounded individual. I am here to be apart of the change with you and to make your life better as it did for me!”

If you are interested in booking a session with Hannah feel free to email her at: Hannah Grimm

We offer a variety of Sound Therapy Services.

Learn more about each service below.

Sound Therapy Training | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness


Music is used to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of individuals.

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Musical Tone Balancing | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness


Musical Tone Balancing supplements the elemental properties that may be deficit and restore your balance and health.

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Healing Modalities | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness


We offer a variety of healing modalities including a Therapeutic Sound Table, Singing Bowls, Bar Chimes, and Tuning Forks.

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Pre Natal Sound Therapy | Therapeutic Sound and Wellness


In more ancient times, it was understood that the first language lesson happens before birth and in the womb.

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